'Promising Pathways: Strategic Importance of Community Engagement in the Future of Research Universities'
Tuesday, Mar. 3, 2015 from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.
The Division of Community Engagement celebrates receiving Carnegie's designation as a community-engaged campus at a keynote address by Barbara Holland featuring remarks from President Rao and Anne Holton, Virginia Secretary of Education, in the University Student Commons, Richmond Salons III-IV. Attendees are invited to a reception immediately following in the Richmond Salon I. This event is free and open to the public.
For more information, contact Audrey Trussell at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit http://www.community.vcu.edu/news-and-events/calendar/barbara-holland-keynote-address.html.
'Learn to Dance' Workshop
Tuesday, Mar. 3, 2015 from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Muevelo presents a "Learn to Dance" workshop in the West Grace North Residence Hall, Room 1030J. Participants will learn how to dance the salsa and bachata.
For more information, contact Vanessa Diaz at email@example.com.
Film Screening: 'Dreamworlds 3: Desire, Sex and Power in Music Videos'
Tuesday, Mar. 3, 2015 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
The Office of Multicultural Student Affairs presents a film screening of "Dreamworlds 3: Desire, Sex and Power in Music Videos" in the University Student Commons, Virginia Room A. This documentary looks into the content of music videos and how they can lead to public misconceptions about gender roles and sexuality.
For more information, contact the Office of Multicultural Student Affairs at firstname.lastname@example.org or (804) 828-6672 or visit http://omsa.vcu.edu .
'U.S. Efforts to Advance the World's Health Security'
Tuesday, Mar. 3, 2015 at 7:30 p.m.
The Department of Political Science and College of Humanities and Sciences present Steve Morrison, director of the Global Health Policy Center at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, Washington, D.C., in the Academic Learning Commons, Room 1201. Morrison will discuss the U.S. role in furthering global health security, including observations from his recent trip to West Africa to examine responses to the Ebola outbreaks.
For more information, contact Judy Twigg at email@example.com.
Guided Grant Funding Searches and Pivot Training for Faculty
Tuesday, Mar. 3, 2015 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
The Office of Research and Innovation offers one-on-one, guided searches of federal and private funding sources for faculty research on Tuesday, March 3, in Hunton Student Center, Room 209, and on Monday, March 16, in 809 S. Cathedral Place, Room 103, between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. Appointments are required and usually last about one hour. Visit http://www.research.vcu.edu/research_development/assistance.htm under "Grant Search Training Request" for details and to make an appointment.
For more information, contact Jessica Venable at firstname.lastname@example.org or (804) 827-1443 or visit http://www.research.vcu.edu/research_development/index.htm.
Philips Institute for Oral Health Research Seminar Series
Wednesday, Mar. 4, 2015 from noon to 12:50 p.m.
The School of Dentistry Department of Oral and Craniofacial Molecular Biology, presents Renfeng Li, Ph.D., discussing "Herpesvirus Protein Kinase Regulates Host Signaling Pathways to Facilitate Viral Replication" in the Lyons Dental Building, Room 424.
For more information, contact Dung Pham at email@example.com.
'1 Million Cups'
Wednesday, Mar. 4, 2015 from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.
The School of Arts presents "RVA 1 Million Cups" at The Depot. Attendees will hear from local entrepreneurs and enjoy free coffee in a relaxed environment. This event is free.
For more information, contact Nicole Colomb at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit http://richmond.sites.1millioncups.com/.
The School of Education 9th Annual Oehler Lecture
Thursday, Mar. 5, 2015 at 4:30 p.m.
The School of Education holds the ninth annual Oehler lecture in the University Student Commons, Commonwealth Ballrooms. James Ryan, dean of the Harvard Graduate School of Education, will be discussing his book "Five Miles Away, A World Apart" and the changes in education since it was published.
For more information, contact Debbie Speece at email@example.com or visit http://firstname.lastname@example.org.